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Paul Thiede

January 9, 2019
Crow Wing County Facilities Manager Reid Thiesse (left) and Brainerd City Engineer Paul Sandy sit before the board of commissioners at its Tuesday, Jan. 8, meeting and propose a services agreement in which the county provides general and technical building maintenance support for city-owned buildings. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing County Board: County agrees to provide services at city buildings
January 9, 2019 - 5:00am
December 28, 2018
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners discuss at its Wednesday, Dec. 26, meeting, adopting the county departments’ fee schedules and policies for 2019. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Commissioners approve fee increases for new year
December 28, 2018 - 7:00am
December 27, 2018
Commissioners Paul Koering (left), Rachel Reabe Nystrom, Paul Thiede, Doug Houge and Rosemary Franzen smile for a group photo one last time after Nystrom and Thiede were recognized for their public service. (Nystrom did not run for re-election while Thiede lost his bid for re-election.) Submitted photo
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves bigger salary, dropping per diem payments
December 27, 2018 - 5:00am
December 14, 2018
Crow Wing County Land Services Director Gary Griffin seeks approval from the board of commissioners at its Tuesday, Dec. 11, meeting to purchase new software that would be more efficient, save money, improve accuracy. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board approves software purchase - saves money, improves accuracy
December 14, 2018 - 5:00am
December 12, 2018
Crow Wing County Administrator Tim Houle (left) welcomes people to the public hearing about the 2019 budget and levy during the Tuesday, Dec. 11, county board meeting before a presentation by Finance Director Jason Rausch. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Up they go: Crow Wing County ends 8-year streak of reduced taxes
December 12, 2018 - 10:05am
November 28, 2018
Vic Kreuziger of Pequot Lakes lets loose with a barrage of criticisms of the Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners during the open forum portion of the Tuesday, Nov. 27, board meeting. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing County commissioners face vocal Pequot Lakes critic
November 28, 2018 - 5:00am
November 15, 2018
Reader Opinion: Sad Thiede lost
November 15, 2018 - 8:30am
November 14, 2018
Construction on the Dennis Drummond Wine Co. south of Brainerd began in the summer of 2016 with a grand opening slated April 1, 2017. The former farm field is being transformed into a wine company, bistro and event center for 300. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Sour grapes no more, township winery can make wine
November 14, 2018 - 5:00am
November 11, 2018
Steve Barrows (left), a Baxter City Council member, talks to Bill Brekken, a real estate agent from Brainerd, outside the Crow Wing County Elections Office on Tuesday, Nov. 6, before votes tallies indicated they won their respective commissioner races. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
New year, new blood on Crow Wing County Board
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
November 9, 2018
Bill Brekken (left) and incumbent Paul Thiede, Crow Wing County commissioner candidates for District 2, sit side by side at the Oct. 2 candidate forum at the land services building in Brainerd. The forum was moderated by Wayne Holtmeyer of the League of Women Voters. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal file photo
Nisswa voters overwhelmingly in Brekken's camp, ousting incumbent. Brekken loses to Thiede in most precincts, but wins election.
November 9, 2018 - 4:29pm
November 7, 2018
Bill Brekken
Bill Brekken upsets incumbent Paul Thiede for county commissioner seat
November 7, 2018 - 12:38pm
November 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: Pray and vote
November 2, 2018 - 8:31am
October 31, 2018
The Pequot Lakes fire tower, north of County Road 11 and east of Minnesota Highway 371, was built in 1934. The 100-foot-tall fire tower was added last year to the National Register of Historic Places and has been on the National Historic Lookout Register since 1993. Submitted photo
Crow Wing County buys historic Pequot Lakes fire tower from DNR
October 31, 2018 - 5:00am
October 26, 2018
Reader Opinion: Saving the fire tower
October 26, 2018 - 5:30pm
October 24, 2018
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners approves at its Tuesday, Oct. 23, meeting an agreement between the board and a nonprofit for an easement requested by the latter across county tax-forfeited lands to access property in Timothy Township. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County grants easement to conservation nonprofit
October 24, 2018 - 5:00am